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BlackBerry’s meltdown sparks start-up boom in Canada’s Silicon Valley

(Reuters) – The troubles at BlackBerry Ltd, which fired more than half its staff and lost more than 90 percent of its market value as consumers shunned its smart phones, might have spelled disaster for

Canada’s Technology Triangle Inc.‘s insight:

“Many great talented people left to join a variety of other start ups and brought a nice stimulus of experience to some of these fledgling start-ups that has caused them to mature at a much faster rate,” said John Ruffolo, chief executive of OMERS Ventures.

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